POSTED: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 6:35am
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 8:22am
HIDALGO COUNTY - We bring you an update to the story we brought you yesterday, about Army soldier Estevan Altamirano. who was killed in action. KVEO News Center 23 Reporter Erin Murray reports.
The valley is in mourning after learning that Sgt. Estevan Altamirano gave his life serving his country. Family members say Altamirano died as a result of a gun cleaning accident following a mission. News of the Army soldiers death in Iraq has left his family and friends heart broken.